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Julianna Margulies, Christine Baranski, Josh Charles, Archie Panjabi, Matt Czuchry, Alan Cumming, Zach Grenier, Makenzie Vega, Graham Phillips, Nathan Lane, Amanda Peet, Miriam Shor, Chris Noth

Josh Charles Makes a Return to 'The Good Wife'

July 12, 2014 10:07:27

is coming back to "" but not as the ghost of Will Gardner. The actor is brought back to direct an upcoming episode of the CBS drama, TV Line reports.

Charles' character was shot and killed in the courtroom by his client Jeffrey Grant in the fifth season, sending shock to the show's fans. However, the dearly departed actor is still very much attached to the production. After directing an episode in season 4 and another two in season 5, Charles is trusted to direct another one for the upcoming sixth season.

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'The Good Wife' Nabs Taye Diggs for Multiple Episodes

July 08, 2014 07:07:43

CBS announced on Monday, July 7 that would appear in several episodes of the network's hit drama "". Diggs joins for multiple episodes of the sixth season as a Lockhart/Gardner lawyer.

Diggs' character is named Dean Levine-Wilkins, described as a "meticulous and talented" equity partner at Lockhart/Gardner. He decides to follow Diane Lockhart () to quit their firm and join Florrick/Agos, which is run by Alicia () and Cary ().

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'The Good Wife' and 'Fargo' Dominate 2014 Critics' Choice TV Awards Nominations

May 29, 2014 02:05:57

The Broadcast Television Journalists Association has announced the nominees for the fourth annual Critics' Choice Television Awards. Dominating the list are CBS' "" and "", FX's "", Showtime's "" and HBO's "" with five apiece.

"Good Wife" and "Masters of Sex" are vying for Best Drama Series. Their competitors include the critically acclaimed "", "" and "". These two shows also have its stars and respectively battling it out against (""), (""), ("") and ("") for the best drama actress title.

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'The Good Wife' 5.18 Preview: Michael J. Fox's Return Begins a Battle for Power

April 14, 2014 02:04:08

's Louis Canning doesn't receive a warm welcome when he joins Lockhart/Gardner. In a preview for the next episode of "", the manipulative defense lawyer upsets Kalinda for claiming that he's "the new Will." "You're not the new Will," Kalinda tells Louis after throwing a ball onto a wall near him.

Meanwhile, Diane faces the difficult task of working alongside Louis. Louis wants her respect while admitting that he's going to be "the enemy," but Diane snarkily responds, "You're not the enemy. You're the devil."

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'The Good Wife' 5.17 Preview: The Fallout of Will's Death

March 31, 2014 11:03:34

How Will's death affects Alicia's relationship with Peter is addressed in next week's episode of "", whose preview has landed online. Clearly still mourning the loss of a friend and former love interest, Alicia gets into a heated argument with her husband. When Peter stresses that his affair never meant anything, Alicia responds, "Well that was a waste. Because when I cheated it did."

Diane, meanwhile, struggles to run her business now that that her other managing partner had died. "You're no Will Gardner, Diane. You'll only hurt yourself trying to be," David tells Diane, who replies, "Well, then fasten your seat belts, we're heading for a lot of hurt."

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Matthew Goode Upped to Series Regular on 'The Good Wife'

March 28, 2014 10:03:24

As expected, is promoted to series regular on "" following the death of ' character Will Gardner. Goode, who plays attorney Finn Polmar, went from a guest star to a series regular for the remainder of season 5.

It was no coincidence that Goode's character was introduced during the episode when Gardner was shot and killed. "He's Alicia's connection to Will's last moments, because he was there [in the courtroom]. He was with Will. And it turns out he was fairly heroic in covering Will. And Finn was hit a few times with gunfire because of that. So Alicia feels a connection there," executive producer Robert King told TVLine.

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Julianna Margulies: 'The Good Wife' Shocking Death Makes Alicia Move in a Different Direction

March 25, 2014 09:03:32

has spoken up following the latest twist on "". After the March 24 episode that left many fans shocked and devastated, the Emmy-winning actress took part in a Facebook chat on Monday to talk about Will Gardner's () death.

"You can't imagine how sad we all are to lose Josh, but we have been living with this a lot longer then the audience so it's not as harsh for us at this moment," the Alicia Florrick depicter said of her feelings right now. "Josh is one of the best actors I have ever worked with and I will miss him every day."

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'The Good Wife' Creators Dish on How the Shocking Death Will Affect Alicia

March 24, 2014 02:03:30

A death that no one saw coming has just shaken the world of "" fans. On March 23, the show bid farewell to one of its major and original characters as the actor decided to leave the series after four and a half seasons.

In the episode titled "Dramatics, Your Honor", [SPOILER ALERT!] ' Will Gardner met his demise after he was shot by his client Jeffrey Grant in the middle of the courtroom. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital with 's Kalinda and 's Diane watching his lifeless body on a gurney.

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Michael J. Fox Returning to 'The Good Wife' After Sitcom Cancellation

February 07, 2014 01:02:24

is not out of job although his sitcom "" has been canceled. The actor is booked for a multi-episode arc on CBS' "", reprising his role as Louis Canning in several last episodes of the show's current fifth season.

It's not clear when Fox will start appearing. The Emmy-winning actor has recurred on the legal drama series since 2010 as the manipulative defense lawyer, who has unsuccessfully tried to lure ' Alicia Florrick to join his firm.

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'The Good Wife' EP Confirms Whom Alicia Chose to Be With in Season 4 Finale

April 29, 2013 03:04:08

Alicia made two big decisions in the season 4 finale of "". In case some viewers didn't read between the lines what Alicia's career move meant for her personal life, executive producer Robert King has confirmed that both things were tied.

In an interview with TVLine, the series co-creator says that [SPOILER ALERT!] Alicia's essentially severing ties with Will when she decided to launch a new law firm with Cary. She explains, "She's leaving Lockhart/Gardner because she needs to create distance between herself and Will. She knows the kiss has opened a door and the only way to close it is to get away from him."

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'The Good Wife' 6.12 Preview: Michael J. Fox's Return Causes Major Setback in Will's Big Case

January 02, 2013 02:01:21

When "" returns with a new episode next Sunday, is also back only to bring more challenge to the attorneys at Stern, Lockhart & Gardner. Will is handling a case which could net the firm millions, but it hangs in the balance as Louis Canning tries to delay a deposition crucial to Will's argument.

Alicia navigates Louis' attempts that could inflict a financial loss on the firm, exchanging snarky comments when they encounter each other again. Meanwhile, Democratic strategist Frank Landau forces Eli to work with a second campaign manager, the savvy Jordan Karahalios.

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'The Good Wife' Shares First Three Minutes of Season 4 Premiere

September 28, 2012 01:09:36

Kalinda shows her butt-kicking skill in the opening scene of "" season 4. An approximately three-minute clip of the episode shows the private investigator getting cautious as someone's knocking on her door.

Armed with a gun, she investigates the uninvited guest, who is sent by her ex-husband to find her. She gets angry when he lies and hits his hand with a sledgehammer. When talking to someone on the phone, she says something about money that is hers.

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'The Good Wife' Finds Alicia's Mother in 'The West Wing' First Lady

September 27, 2012 02:09:29

"" fans will finally meet Alicia's mother in its upcoming fourth season. The show has cast as the parent to ' character. The mother, who has been mentioned several times on the show, is described by Entertainment Weekly as "mercurial and influenced by her 1960s counterculture youth."

Back in 2011, co-creator and executive producer Robert King revealed he considered about casting a lesser-known actress for the role. "We're torn on that because we don't want to do the stunt casting for the mom. If we did do it, it might be in the realm of not some high-profile actress, but someone who is very real," he said at the time.

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Christina Ricci to Seek Help on 'The Good Wife'

September 06, 2012 10:09:18

has booked a trip to return to small screen after ABC canceled her period drama "". The 32-year-old beauty has landed a guest-starring role in an episode of "" season 4 as a controversial comedienne who turns to Lockhart/Gardner law firm for help.

The Clotilde de Marelle of "" joins a handful of well-known actors who have been earlier tapped to appear on the Emmy-winning series. They include , , , Dominic Chianese and Marc Warren.

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Kristin Chenoweth Films Small Scene for 'The Good Wife' After On-Set Injury

September 03, 2012 08:09:02

has returned to the set of "" after deciding to drop out of the show following the injuries she sustained on the filming location last July. The Broadway star tweeted on Friday, August 31, "I was able to go back a shoot a short scene with on The Good Wife. #blessing!"

She additionally posted a picture of her with another series regular, . "My director today! the real deal," the April Rhodes of "" wrote in a caption of the photo. It's unclear, however, if her return to the set is temporary or if she will complete her multi-episode arc as planned before.

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'The Good Wife' Season 4 Promo: Kalinda Has Rough Sex and Fight With Ex-Hubby

August 31, 2012 11:08:38

"Stronger and Sexier," so CBS promotes the new season of its Emmy-winning drama "". The network has just debuted a promo video for the upcoming fourth chapter of the series, showing Kalinda both in action and raunchy scenes.

As it has been known, Kalinda's ex-husband Nick (Marc Warren) will make appearance and the pair's rough sex is teased in the snippet. In another moment, she is seen engaging in a physical fight with him when they meet at the office.

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Kristin Chenoweth Leaves 'The Good Wife' After Injured on Set

August 14, 2012 10:08:33

is forced to drop out of "" after injured on the set of the show last month. As she focuses on her recovery, the Broadway actress has announced that she left her recurring role on the CBS drama series vacant.

"It is with deep regret to inform everyone that due to my injuries, I am unable to return to The Good Wife at this time," she said in statement to PEOPLE, before adding, "[I'm] getting better slowly, and thank you everyone for your concern."

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'The Good Wife' Debuts First Look at Guest Stars, Matthew Perry Is Open to Return

August 10, 2012 11:08:09

In anticipation of the return of "", CBS teases fans with first official photos of some guest stars in season 4. Those getting the highlight are Marc Warren, , , and Dominic Chianese.

Warren is billed to play Kalinda's manipulative ex-husband, Chenoweth is cast in recurring role of a political reporter, and Lane will be seen as "a bottom line-obsessed manager imposed on Lockhart & Gardner by the bank to cut costs and get the firm back to fiscal health."

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Kristin Chenoweth Hit by Lightning Equipment on 'The Good Wife' Set

July 12, 2012 08:07:26

has been injured on the set of "". The April Rhodes of "" was taken to a New York hospital by ambulance after she was hit in the head by scaffolding during the filming of the CBS legal drama on Wednesday, July 11 in Brooklyn, her publicist Jill Fritzo said.

According to TMZ, someone from the Brooklyn set called 911 at 5:07 P.M., reporting that a woman was hit in the head by a scaffolding. A source connected to the production, meanwhile, said that the Emmy-winning actress "was struck by a piece of lighting equipment that collapsed because of a large gust of wind."

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'The Good Wife' Adds Kristin Chenoweth in Recurring Role

June 27, 2012 10:06:47

"" has added to the cast ensemble of its fourth season. The Broadway star will appear in a recurring role as a political reporter, who wants to find out all the details on Peter Florrick's campaign for governor, as well as his and Alicia's marriage.

The former "" star will make her debut on the -starring drama in the season 4 premiere. She will join previously announced guest stars and Marc Warren. The "ER" alumna will portray "a self-made millionaire who has become the doyenne of Chicago Democratic politics," while the British actor will play Kalinda's manipulative ex-husband.

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'The Good Wife' 1.14 Preview: High Hopes

February 03, 2010 04:02:17

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